With over 60,000 members, The British Psychological Society is the professional body for psychologists in the UK and the largest psychology community in Europe. An exciting opportunity is available in BPS' member network team.

 

About the role

Job Title: Divisional Co-ordinator
Location: Leicester
Salary: £24,000 - £28,000 pa
Term: 9 month fixed term contract

The Member Network Team sits within the Membership Service Department of the Society and is extremely lively and dedicated, with responsibility for providing advisory and administrative support and guidance for the various professional groups of members, known as Member Networks.

Reporting to the Divisional Lead, you will play an instrumental role in supporting our Member Networks in the development of psychology as an applied profession.  You will be responsible for providing advice, guidance and support to our Divisions, their Standing Committee’s and Working Parties to ensure that the Society and Divisions’ objectives are achieved.  You will directly influence and advise on the application of policy, its development and implementation as well as overseeing specific projects in relation to the remit of the Division and the Society’s Strategic Plan.

Educated to Graduate level or equivalent, you will have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels. You will be able to rapidly acquire a detailed knowledge of policy issues that might relate to psychological practice and have experience of advising and guiding committees.  Although the position is based in Leicester, some out of hours work and frequent travel (with occasional overnight stays) will be required.

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For more information about the role please visit the BPS website http://www.bps.org.uk/jobs/society-office-staff-vacancies/society-office-staff-vacancies

How to apply

Visit www.bps.org.uk/staffvacancies for the full job description. Applications need to be sent to Personnel ([email protected]) by noon on Monday 21st August 2017. 

Closing Date: Noon Monday 21 August 2017
Interview Date: Wednesday 30 August 2017 (Held in Leicester)